2015-16 Degree Plan

Family Studies, BS

College of Education: Department of Individual, Family, and Community Education
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Term 1 Hours Towards Degree: 16 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
ENGL 110: Accelerated Composition or ENGL 111: Composition I and ENGL 112: Composition II or ENGL 113: Enhanced Composition 3 C
CJ 130: Public Speaking or ENGL 220: Expository Writing or PHIL 156: Reasoning and Critical Thinking 3 C
PSY 105: General Psychology 3 C
BIOL 123/BIOL 124L or BIOL 110/BIOL 112L 4 C
Elective 3 C
Term Hours: 16
Term 2 Hours Towards Degree: 31 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
SOC 101: Introduction to Sociology or ANTH 130: Cultures of the World 3 C
STAT 145: Introduction to Statistics 3 C
NUTR 120: Nutrition for Health or NUTR 244: Human Nutrition 3 C
ENGL 120: Composition III 3 C
Humanities 3 C
Term Hours: 15
Term 3 Hours Towards Degree: 47 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
Physical and Natural Science 4 C
Family Studies Course 3 C
Family Studies Course 3 C
Humanities 3 C
Fine Arts 3 C
Term Hours: 16
Term 4 Hours Towards Degree: 62 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
Second Language 3 C
ECON 105: Introductory Macroeconomics 3 C
Multicultural Elective 3 C
Family Studies Course 3 C
Family Studies Course 3 C
Term Hours: 15
Term 5 Hours Towards Degree: 80 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
Family Studies Course 3 C
Family Studies Course 3 C
Family Studies Course 3 C
Family Studies Course 3 C
Family Studies Course 3 C
Elective 3 C
Term Hours: 18
Term 6 Hours Towards Degree: 95 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
Family Studies Course 3 C
Family Studies Course 3 C
Family Studies Elective or Minor Course or Elective 9 C
Term Hours: 15
Term 7 Hours Towards Degree: 113 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
Family Studies Course 3 C
Minor or Elective 9 C
Family Studies Course 3 C
Elective 3 C
Term Hours: 18
Term 8 Hours Towards Degree: 128 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
Family Studies Course 3 C
Minor or Elective 9 C
Family Studies Course 3 C
Term Hours: 15
Degree Plan Notes
  • This degree has two options for completion. Students can select to complete a minor and 45 hours in Family Studies (FS) courses OR they can select to complete no minor and complete 54 hours in Family Studies (FS) coursework.

  • Keep in mind that minimum grades on road map are for individual coursework only. Students must maintain a minimum of a 2.5 cumulative GPA for admission and 2.0 cumulative GPA for graduation from the College of Education.

  • Family Studies Core Curriculum 21 Hours
    • FS 213
    • FS 281
    • FS 312
    • FS 343
    • FS 395
    • FS 481
    • FS 484
    Family Relations 6 Hours from the following:
    • FS 310
    • FS 313
    • FS 411
    • FS 412
    Family Resource Management 9 Hours
    • FS 443
    Plus 6 credits from the following:
    • FS 341
    • FS 344
    • FS 444
    Human Development 6 Hours from the following:
    • FS 202
    • FS 304
    • FS 315
    • FS 403
    • FS 416